The development and use of selected health promotion theories are synthesized and applied to advanced nursing practice. Analysis of research and other current evidence addresses conceptual, theoretical, methodological, health care policy, legal and ethical issues. Students identify and evaluate the impact of culturally diverse and vulnerable populations on the health care delivery system. Nursing interventions that promote health in various populations are developed, implemented, and evaluated. Prerequisite: Graduate standing or consent of instructor. 3 S.H.